According to the Statistical Center of Iran, the unemployment rate for the country in spring 2011 dropped to 12.3% from the year earlier figure of 13.5%.
See related report by ISNA
The report also includes the breakdown of the different job sectors as follows:
Looking at the unemployment rate across the country, Albroz and Fars provinces, with 20.7% and 20.6% unemployment rates respectively, are the most depressed economically. Meanwhile, Yazd and Mazandaran provinces, with 7.4% and 7.9% unemployment rates respectively, are the best performing ones.
|Unemployment rate for Iranian Provinces|
|Kohkilouyeh and Bouyerahmad||19.2|
|Chaharmahal and Bakhtiari||12.3|
|Sistan and Balouchestan||9.6|
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